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By: Kathleen Parker | Posted: May 13, 2015 7:00 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- It is nearly axiomatic that presidential contests tend to shine a harsh light on conservative Christians -- inasmuch as they are viewed as the Republican Party's base and are, therefore, deemed fair game.

 
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Posted: May 13, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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By: Pat Buchanan | Posted: May 12, 2015 7:00 AM
 
David Cameron is the most successful Tory Party leader since Margaret Thatcher. 

Yet history may also record that his success led to the crackup of his country, and Great Britain's secession from the European Union.
 
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Posted: May 12, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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By: Lloyd Brown | Posted: May 11, 2015 7:00 PM
 

In virtually every state where reformers are trying to give children – especially poor, minority children – a better chance in life, the Education Blob is vigorously opposing that goal.

 
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By: Charles Krauthammer | Posted: May 11, 2015 7:00 AM
 

WASHINGTON -- We often wonder how people of the past, including the most revered and refined, could have universally engaged in conduct now considered unconscionable. Such as slavery. How could the founders, so sublimely devoted to human liberty, have lived with -- some participating in -- human slavery? Or fourscore years later, how could the saintly Lincoln, an implacable opponent of slavery, have nevertheless spoken of and believed in African inferiority?

 
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Posted: May 11, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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By: Michael J. Risk | Posted: May 10, 2015 9:30 PM
 

I started diving in 1956, in the lakes and rivers of Southern Ontario. My first saltwater dive was in the Florida Keys in 1960. I had never seen a reef before, and was awestruck by the profusion of fish in the endless expanses of Acropora. It was breathtakingly beautiful.

 
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By: Michael Barone | Posted: May 9, 2015 7:00 AM
 
Skeptics about democracy in the 18th and 19th centuries argued that the enfranchised masses would use their votes to seize the property of the relatively few rich. What could be more natural?
 
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Posted: May 9, 2015 2:00 AM
 
 
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